Experience Details

Representation: Swaps and Other Derivative Transactions
Haynes and Boone Team: Powers, Timothy E., Waters, James L., Wilson, Taylor H., Albergotti, Robert D., Amiel, Paul H., Chen, LeAnn L., Everett, Scott W., Highsmith, Autumn D.
Services: Bankruptcy and Business Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Insolvency Litigation, Energy and Petrochemical Industry, Investment Funds and Private Equity
Description: Haynes and Boone has substantial experience in assisting clients who have swaps and other derivative transactions with failed or failing counterparties. Most recently it has assisted a major petrochemical manufacturer in assessing the applicability of the bankruptcy code derivative safe harbor provisions to various long term supply contracts with financially distressed petrochemical producers. Also, Haynes and Boone has assisted more that 20 swap and derivative counterparties in unwinding their ISDA based transactions with various U.S. and foreign affiliates of Lehman Brothers Holdings, Inc.